All rights reserved. It added, guests will be required to wear masks in all public spaces and will be able to use contactless check-in upon arrival. Palm Springs Life Vintage Covers Notecard Boxed Set, Philanthropy Honorees Have Their Day in the Desert. By Kelly Corbett. And in the 1963 comedy It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World, the opening shots of Jimmy Durante careening his 1948 Chevrolet off a hairpin curve on the Pines to Palms Highway above Palm Desert did not bode well for tourists traveling by car, either. Matthew Link May 31, 2013 Arts & Entertainment 0 Comments. Even Knott’s Soak City, the Palm Springs water-theme park, and Cathedral City’s Boomers miniature golf course had Hollywood close-ups in 2000’s Ben Affleck-Gwyneth Paltrow romance Bounce.
Television lovers know there's no greater joy than removing our favorite characters from their familiar sets and sending them on vacation. But Palm Springs Weekend placed the desert getaway squarely on the Baby Boomer map and showcased two local resorts: The Ocotillo Lodge and The Riviera Hotel. The Riviera was the only hotel in the United States at the time to be built in a spoke-wheel shape.
Guests are requested to maintain six feet of distance from other guests, unless within the same household. View News Stories. And I was there to drink and get laid. Connect with friends faster than ever with the new Facebook app. "Saved by the Bell: Palm Springs Weekend" Filming Location Tour! This tawdry film noir about a tragic housewife who transforms herself into a gangster’s moll was based in part on gangster Bugsy Siegel’s sharp-tongued girlfriend Virginia Hill. Floor-to-ceiling windows line the back of the 1955 home, gazing out to the rectangular pool, grassy lawns, and wire-free views of towering Mount San Jacinto. Pedal around like a local in the world's best biking cities. The vast Salton Sea basin surfaces in movies ranging from 1942’s Wake Island to 1957’s The Monster That Challenged the World to the 2002 Val Kilmer vehicle aptly named The Salton Sea. The 406-room hotel returned to its original 1958 color scheme of canary yellow, orange, and chartreuse, with the addition of retro-chic decor and a 12,000-square-foot spa with an indoor pool. Microsoft may earn an Affiliate Commission if you purchase something through recommended links in this article. The source added that the production is going the extra mile to keep everyone safe. Come discover Greater Palm Springs, a leading destination for all types of production. You Can Stay at the Palm Springs Resort Where 'The Bachelorette' Is Currently Filming. A $2.2 million renovation in 2011 brought the property back to its retro glory, retaining its huge A-frame-covered driveway and grounds sprinkled with carved island statues.